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murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory